The office is firmly committed to a policy against discrimination based on race, creed, ethnicity, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, credit history, military status, disability, predisposing genetic characteristics or genetic information, unemployment status, caregiver status, marital status, partnership status, hair or hairstyle, alienage or citizenship status, prior record of arrest or conviction, status as a victim of domestic violence, status as a victim of a sex offense or stalking. The term “gender” includes actual or perceived sex and a person’s gender identity, self-image, appearance, behavior or expression, whether or not that gender identity, self-image, appearance, behavior or expression is different from that traditionally associated with the legal sex assigned to that person at birth. The New York County District Attorney’s Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The Manhattan District Attorney's Office has opportunities for students to intern at one of the premier prosecutors' offices in the United States. We have a well-established Summer Law Fellowship program, which affords first- and second-year law students the opportunity to experience firsthand the responsibilities of an Assistant District Attorney. Our office also offers semester internship opportunities for law and undergraduate students, as well as summer intern programs for college and high school students.